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    Sankai yochi zenzu.

    Scale ca. 1:27,000,000 at the equator. Wood block print, hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Shows continents and oceans of the world at about 1600. Based on Matteo Ricci's World map which was published in China in 1602. Includes text. At head of text: Chikyū bankoku sankai yochi zenzu setsu. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2

    • Contributor: Nagakubo, Sekisui - Ricci, Matteo
    • Date: 1785
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    Chōsen hachidō no zu : 5-mai no uchi, betsuni setsuari.

    Shows South and North Korea as a whole. Possibly copied from original manuscript map: Chōsen hachidō no zu by Hayashi Shihei; published by Suharaya, Ichibē Edo, 1785. Panel title. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. "Baian zōsho no in " seal at the top right corner. Gift; G. Blair McCune; Shannon Wagner; Antoinette Bement; ...

    • Contributor: Hayashi, Shihei
    • Date: 1785
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    Sangoku tsūran yochi rotei zenzu

    Shows Japan, Korea, coast of China, and Ryūkyū Islands. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Title from title piece mounted on cover. Worm holes in the map. Coordinates in Japanese on map of Sangoku tsūron zusetsu. "Chōsen, Ryūkyū narabini Karafuto ... " Kotenseki, v. 1, p. 391 (under Sangoku tsūron zusetsu, author, Hayashi Shihei, [suppl.] chizu, completed Tenmei 5 [1785]; Sangoku tsūran yochi rotei zenzu). Available also ...

    • Contributor: Hayashi, Shihei
    • Date: 1785
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    Chikyū zenzu.

    Relief shown pictorially. Hand drawn copy of first map on copperplate in Japan. The paper has been authenticated by the Metropolitan Museum as 18th century Japanese paper. Originally published Tōto Shibamon, [Japan] : K. Shiba, 1792. Includes 8 ancillary maps, note, and col. ill. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Acquisitions control no. 31-82 Vault

    • Contributor: Shiba, Kōkan
    • Date: 1792
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    Tōkaidō bunkenzu : 1-bu o motte 1-chō ni ateru.

    Shows road between Edo (Tokyo) to Kyoto. Pictorial map. Relief shown pictorially. Title from title piece mounted on scroll. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Orientation varies. Worm holes in the map. Stamped on: Kantōkaku [?]; possibly owned by Matsudaira Yorihiro, 1703-1763. Not listed in Kokusho sōmokuroku and Kotenseki sōgō mokuroku; Kokusho sōmokuroku v. 6, p. 14 (Tōkaidō bunken ezu, 5-jō; variants: Tōkaidō kōmoku bunken no zu, ...

    • Date: 17??

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    Numazuhon-machi, Higashimakado-mura, tou-son ohayashi ōzakai ezu.

    Scale not given. Manuscript; watercolor and ink. Relief shown pictorially. Lower left corner: Nanushi Jōzaemon, Kumigashira Yūemon, Chōemon. Stamped on: Sasno Bunko. Shows corporate ownership of agriculture and forest property around Numazu. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2

    • Date: 1786
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    Nansenbushū bankoku shōka no zu

    Shows the world, based on knowledge from numerous famous Chinese and Japanese classics and Buddhism. Depths shown pictorially. Wood block print. Map and author, Hōtan, listed in Imago Mundi's Review of early cartography, v. 10, 1954. "... prototype of Buddhist world maps." Bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Acquisitions control no. 94-37

    • Contributor: Sōshun
    • Date: 1710
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    [Nihon yochi rotei zenzu.

    Scale 1:1,296,000. Woodblock print. Oriented with north toward the upper right. Relief shown pictorially. Japanese. LC copy annotated in black ink. Includes text. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2

    • Contributor: Nagakubo, Sekisui
    • Date: 1779
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    Numazu Eimyōji moto goshuinchi saki yori tonaesōrō basho goyō jōchi soezu. Catalog Record Only

    Brush-and-ink and watercolor. Ms. (shahon), the copier and the date not known. Title from title piece. Not listed in Kokusho sōmokuroku and Kotenseki sōgō mokuroku. Transferred from Asian Division 4/19/2006. 3491 Original postscript, "永明寺現住萬龍・安永七年 [1778] ... [signed by 9 people]" addressed to "江川太郎左衞門樣御手代・八田兵助殿 ... 水野出羽守樣御家來・柿崎仁右衞門殿 ...". LC copy has "笹野文庫" stamped. DLC LC copy has a label "ISSEIDO 東京・神田" pasted inside cover. DLC

    • Date: 1778
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    [Kyūshū no zu. Catalog Record Only

    Scale ca. 1:250,000. Title supplied. Manuscript. Relief shown pictorially. Japanese. Shows fiefs by color and important routes. Vault AACR2

    • Date: 1700
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    Yamashiro no Kuni oezu / Catalog Record Only

    Relief shown pictorially. Depths shown by form lines. Yamashiro no Kuni located in south part of Kyōto-Fu. Wood block print. Calligraphy by Hyakuga. Oriented with north to the left. Includes lists of distances and local products and resources. Vault

    • Contributor: Shimokōbe, Shūsui
    • Date: 1778
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    Nansenbushū bankoku shōka no zu / Catalog Record Only

    Shows the world, based on knowledge from numerous famous Chinese and Japanese classics and Buddhism. Relief shown pictorially. Wood block print. Map and author, Hōtan, listed in Imago Mundi's Review of early cartography, v. 10, 1954. "... prototype of Buddhist world maps." "Oriental coll. misc. #11"--On the box. Includes text. Bibliography.

    • Contributor: Sōshun
    • Date: 1710
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    [Settsu Ōsaka zukan kōmoku taisei. Catalog Record Only

    Scale ca. 1:5,000. Wood block print. Oriented with north to the left. Japanese. Pictorial map. Includes listing of daimyō residing in Osaka, distance chart, and list of points of interest. Vault AACR2: 651/1; 650/2

    • Contributor: Nomura, Chōb
    • Date: 1700
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    Tamba no Kuni ōezu / Catalog Record Only

    Scale not given. Cover title. Wood block print. Oriented with north to the bottom. Relief shown pictorially. Stamped on: Majima bunko. Includes distance chart and list of local products. Vault AACR2

    • Contributor: Yano, Sadatoshi
    • Date: 1799
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    Kōzuke no Kuni yochi zenzu. Catalog Record Only

    Brush-and-ink and watercolor. Ms., the copier and the date not known. Relief shown pictorially. Oriented with north to the right. LC copy wormed, with loss of text. Kotenseki sōgō mokuroku, v. 1, p. 310 (Kōzuke no Kuni yochi zenzu, printed ed. in Edo period). Transferred from Asian Division 4/19/2006. 3517 Tokugawa jidai shuppansha shuppanbutsu shūran, p. 78 (under 菊屋幸三郎・江戶; Kōzuke no Kuni yochi zenzu, ...

    • Date: 17??
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    Sankai yochi zenzu. Catalog Record Only

    Scale ca. 1:27,000,000 at the equator. Wood block print, hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Shows continents and oceans of the world at about 1600. Based on Matteo Ricci's World map which was published in China in 1602. Includes text. At head of text: Chikyū bankoku sankai yochi zenzu setsu. Vault

    • Contributor: Nagakubo, Sekisui
    • Date: 1785
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    Ryūkyū sanshō narabini sanjūrokutō no zu / Catalog Record Only

    Shows Ryukyu Islands and 36 surrounding islands. Relief shown pictorially. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Worm holes in the map. Stamped on verso: July 23 1934. Kotenseki, v. 1, p. 391 (under Sangoku tsūran zusetsu, author, Hayashi Shihei, [suppl.] chizu, completed Tenmei 5 [1785]; Ryūkyū sanshō narabini sanjūrokutō no zu). Transferred from Asian Division; possibly a gift from Frederick Starr. One of 4 ms. maps of ...

    • Contributor: Hayashi, Shihei
    • Date: 1785
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    Kyō ōezu. Catalog Record Only

    Scale not given. Title from label on case. Wood block print. Relief shown pictorially. Pictorial map. Shows selected landowners and points of interest. Includes text. Vault AACR2: 650/1; 651/2

    • Contributor: Hayashi, Yoshinaga
    • Date: 1716
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    [Nihon yochi rotei zenzu. Catalog Record Only

    Scale ca. 1:2,850,000. Wood block print. Oriented with north toward the upper right. Relief shown pictorially. Label attached to map: B. Map by Sekisui (115 years ago). Vault AACR2

    • Contributor: Nagakubo, Sekisui
    • Date: 1791
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    Kawachi saiken zu / Catalog Record Only

    Scale not given. Wood block print. LC copy imperfect: Has worm holes. Oriented with north to the left. Relief shown pictorially. Pictorial map. Includes list of points of interest. Vault AACR2

    • Contributor: Narui, Hyōemon
    • Date: 1776
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    Taisei yochi zusetsu. Saiundō Shujin [pseud.] cho. Catalog Record Only

    Romanized.

    • Contributor: Kuchiki, Ryūky
    • Date: 1789
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    [Suruga no Kuni zu. Catalog Record Only

    Scale not given. Title supplied. Manuscript; pen-and-ink and watercolor. Relief shown pictorially. Japanese. Label attached to map: A. Copy of 'Genroku map.' (280 years ago). Vault AACR2

    • Date: 1703
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    Kakkoku yochi zenzu : gosatsu. Catalog Record Only

    Scales vary. Title from label mounted on case, supplied by the Library of Congress. Manuscript; watercolor and ink. Imperfect: Has worm holes. Recopied from a 17th cent. map of 5 province within the Kanto region. Relief shown pictorially. Previous owner: Keien. Vault AACR2

    • Date: 1700
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    Ezokoku zenzu / Catalog Record Only

    Shows the isle of Yezo, Hokkaido. Relief shown pictorially. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Worm holes in the map. "Yezo-koku no zu" hand-written with brush on cover. Includes text. Kotenseki, v. 1, p. 391 (under Sangoku tsūran zusetsu, author, Hayashi Shihei, [suppl.] chizu, completed Tenmei 5 [1785]; Ezokoku zenzu). Transferred from Asian Division; possibly a gift from Frederick Starr. One of 4 ms. maps of Japan ...

    • Contributor: Hayashi, Shihei
    • Date: 1785
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    [Settsu no Kuni meisho saiken ezu. Catalog Record Only

    Scale ca. 1:50,000. Title from label on case. Wood block print. Relief shown pictorially. Japanese. Includes text and distance chart. Vault AACR2: 651

    • Contributor: Seichikudō Mitsukiyo
    • Date: 1748